Overview

This career specialist will be an M&E Specialist for Spiritual Formation The specialist will be responsible for designing Spiritual M&E frameworks, survey instruments, training materials, conducting analysis, drafting reports, advising on data visualizations and supporting the M&E technical advising team on implementation of these frameworks in National Offices.

What will you do?

  • Maintain a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Act as an advocate for children. Understand and advance Christ’s mandate to protect children. Take active steps to help protect against neglect, abuse, and exploitation of children.
  • Uphold and engage in Compassion’s core Cultural Behaviors.
  • Design outcome measurements for spiritual formation programs particularly with a child and youth focus.
  • Support overall holistic child development and provide ongoing subject matter expertise in using high quality data to measure program inputs, outputs, outcomes.
  • Aid partnership facilitators, program support team and church partners by providing coaching and knowledge within monitoring and evaluation.
  • Lead the development and adoption of partner compliance and adherence to standards, procedures, and policies related to program quality.
  • Collaborate with program leaders to provide direction and subject matter expertise regarding intervention milestones and indicators especially in the area of spiritual formation
  • Conduct analyses to establish validity and reliability evidence for spiritual formation measurements
  • Monitor partnership dashboards to track critical program dimensions and performance and enable the National Offices and frontline church partners to see meaningful improvements or decline in performance.
  • Manage and may lead complex budgeting and planning efforts for baseline surveys and other monitoring and evaluation activities across multiple countries/regions.
  • Simplify complex information to report to a variety of stakeholders.

What will you bring?

  • Master’s Degree in international development, statistics, psychometrics, child/adolescent psychology, spiritual formation, social science, or a related field is required.
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in an international development setting with an emphasis in Monitoring & Evaluation design.
  • Experience in conducting and leading quantitative or qualitative analyses is required. Proficiency with STATA, R, or SAS strongly preferred.
  • Experience with online survey tools (e.g., Survey CTO, CommCare) is required.
  • Must be able to speak, read, and write fluently in English.
  • Fluency in a second language is a plus.

Why work here?

  • The mission: Join a team that is motivated to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.
  • Our benefits: Receive generous paid time off, 10% contribution to a 403(b) retirement fund on top of your salary, excellent healthcare coverage, free short-term professional counseling, and more.
  • Spiritual growth: Participate in regular chapel services, prayer groups, and department devotionals.

About Compassion International

We are Christ-centered: Jesus is the core of our ministry and his life and teachings shape our programs.

We are church-based: Compassion believes the Church is God’s chosen instrument to bring hope to a hurting world. Compassion partners with nearly 8,000 churches in 25 countries around the world to deliver our holistic child development program.

We are child-focused: Compassion’s ministry is focused on the individual child and his/her development. At Compassion, we believe entire communities will feel the positive impact of our presence because what happens in the life of a child ripples throughout his or her environment.Releasing children from poverty in Jesus' name. We are Christ-centered: Jesus is the core of our ministry and his life and teachings shape our programs. We are church-based: Compassion believes the Church is God’s chosen instrument to bring hope to a hurting world. Compassion partners with nearly 8,000 churches in 25 countries around the world to deliver our holistic child development program. We are child-focused: Compassion’s ministry is focused on the individual child and his/her development. At Compassion, we believe entire communities will feel the positive impact of our presence because what happens in the life of a child ripples throughout his or her environment.